A few islands of preliminary research among a sea of unknown: Moving plant ecophysiology forward in megadiverse countries

Oscar Briones, Casandra Reyes-García, Edison A. Díaz-Álvarez, Clara Tinoco-Ojanguren, Alejandro E. Castellanos, Erick de la Barrera*, José Luis Andrade

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)205-209
Number of pages5
JournalBotanical Sciences
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2020

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Funding Information:
We thank the board of the Sociedad Científica Mexicana de Ecología for facilitating the organization of the Plant Ecophysiology Symposium; our students and coauthors for enriching our ongoing research; and funding by the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Grant 284418, to O.B.). We declare that this is an original work, that it has not been previously published, nor is it currently under consideration by another journal; and the authors do not have a conflict of interest. We also declare that said work does not infringe the intellectual property rights of another person, research, or entity. We agree that the manuscript may be reviewed with the plagiarism programs that the journal uses for that purpose. We authorize the Sociedad Botánica de México, A.C. in a non-exclusive manner through its scientific dissemination body Botanical Sciences to correct, edit, publish, preserve, and distribute in their repositories and other digital platforms online and printed our manuscript. In addition, we authorize the work to be made available to users in open access, respecting the author's rights in accordance with the conditions set by the journal's license:


  • Climate change
  • Drought
  • Ecosystem productivity
  • Environmental pollution
  • Epiphytes
  • Food security

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